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87 Route 17 North
Maywood, NJ 07607
(201) 843-4422

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Parkinson's Wellness Program

The Parkinson’s Wellness Program consists of supervised exercise, nutrition education and group support designed to help you improve your function, quality of life and more effectively manage symptoms commonly associated with of Parkinson’s disease, such as stiffness, immobility and difficulty in walking.

Each exercise program is based upon your individual needs and goals while utilizing the best available evidence (science) regarding the most effective ways to train and condition persons with Parkinson’s disease. The program can be customized to those who walk independently, need a cane or rely on a wheelchair for mobility.

This is an 8 week program, consisting of 16-1 hour sessions or a small group training format.

Potential Benefits of Exercise:

  • Improve muscular strength and endurance

  • Improve flexibility

  • Improve cardiovascular fitness

  • Improve gait and self-selected walking speed

  • Improve balance

  • Decrease risk of falls

  • Improve sense of well-being

The staff who support the Parkinson’s Wellness Program will create your exercise program in partnership with your healthcare team, which may include:

  • Physicians

  • Nurses

  • Physical, Occupational, and/or Speech Therapists

  • Exercise Professionals

Please contact us at 201.258.7003 or fill out our form for more information:

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All inquiries will be returned within 24 hours.

 

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